Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID556268
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StatePA
CountyMercer
LocalityShenango River at RM 59.3
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameShenango
HUC8 Number05030102
HUC10 NameBig Run-Shenango River
HUC10 Number0503010204
HUC12 NameSugar Run-Shenango River
HUC12 Number050301020401
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month6
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26264
Author:Pennsylvania Sea Grant.
Date:2013
Title:Pennsylvania's Field Guide to Aquatic Invasive Species.
Publisher:Pennsylvania Sea Grant
Pages:185 p.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2019].

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